GPG error code with successful signing operation

Werner Koch wk at
Mon May 2 15:16:59 CEST 2005

On Thu, 28 Apr 2005 00:11:20 -0500, Alex L Mauer said:

> When GPG is set to use the gpg-agent but the gpg-agent is not available
> (error message "gpg-agent is not available in this session" or "can't
> connect to `/path/to/non-existent-pipe': No such file or directory"), it
> produces a fatal error code of 2 even if the passphrase is successfully

You have set $GPG_AGENT_INFO and --use-agent but for some reasons the
daemon died or is not available.  This is indeed something to
investigate and thus flagged as a real error.

Please give version numbers and the exact error strings you see when
sending bug reports.



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